|Study location||United Kingdom, Winchester|
|Type||Master courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||1 year|
|Tuition fee||£12,200 per year|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
a first, second-class Honours degree in a related subject or professional experience in the area of study
The entry qualification documents are accepted in any language
IELTS: 6.5 overall with 6.5 in Writing
At least 2 reference(s) must be provided.
The programmes offer a multidisciplinary introduction to the study and practice of reconciliation and peacebuilding, with the work and
experience of St Ethelburga’s Centre for Reconciliation and Peace informing their design. Drawing on insights from subject areas including psychology, religious studies and the arts, students are encouraged to examine key ideas and theoretical frameworks in the study of reconciliation in a wide variety of different contexts.
Students are supported in identifying and understanding the root causes of conflict, and in critically assessing a range of methods and practices which have the potential to turn violent and destructive conflict into positive and sustainable outcomes. Students are encouraged to reflect on the pivotal relationship between theory and practice and to consider a variety of factors which impact upon the effectiveness of peacebuilding and reconciliation activities.
Research Methods and Skills
Understanding the Nature and Causes of Conflict
Theories and Dynamics of Reconciliation
Practice Part 1: Skills for Reconciliation
Practice Part 2: Community Building and Reconciliation
Building Networks of Peace
Multi-faith Cooperation onPeacebuilding
Religion and Development
Graduates pursue careers working in the fields of international development, conflict management, peacebuilding and international relations. This work is often in international and local Non-Governmental Organisations and government, civil service and peacekeeping institutions such as the United Nations and European Union.